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The Princess Casamassima

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4 out of 5
Based on 132 Ratings and 27 Reviews

Book Description
Henry James conceived the character of Hyacinth Robinson-his 'little presumptuous adventurer with his combination of intrinsic fineness and fortuitous adversity'-while walking the streets of London. Brought up in poverty, Hyacinth has nevertheless developed aesthetic tastes that heighten his awareness of the sordid misery around him. He is drawn into the secret world of revolutionary politics an... More
Book Information
PublisherPenguin Young Readers Group
BindingPaperback (87 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages608
Publication Date06/02/1987
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About Henry James (Author) : Henry James was a published author and an editor. Some of the published credits of Henry James include The Bostonians (Everyman's Library (Paper)), The Ambassadors, Partial Portraits.
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About Derek Brewer (Contributor) : Derek Brewer is credited in . A published credit of Derek Brewer is The Princess Casamassima (Penguin Classics).
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About Patricia Crick (Editor) : Patricia Crick is a published author and an editor of children's books. Some of the published credits of Patricia Crick include The Portrait of a Lady (Penguin Classics), Daisy Miller (Penguin Classic... more
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